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51Fest - Celebrating the voice, vision and stories of the female majority - NYC July

The first annual 51Fest will be held July 18-21 in New York City, celebrating the voice, vision and stories of the female majority through compelling screenings and conversations, all by or about women. 51Fest is presented by New York Coalition to End FGM in partnership with the IFC Center and Women in The World. For first year there are many incredible films and at each screening we will be joined by filmmakers, film subjects and special guests for inspiring and informative Q&As.

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Sun, July 21, 2:30 PM

IFC Center

Sneak Preview. In Cindy Chupack’s debut comedy feature, Angela Bassett, Patricia Arquette and Felicity Huffman play moms who hatch a plan to reclaim Mother’s Day by moving in with their respective adult sons. Post-screening discussion with director Cindy Chupack and producers Cathy Schulman and Jason Michael Berman, moderated by actor and comedian Mario Cantone.


Sun, July 21, 8:15 PM

IFC Center

New York Premiere. The unvarnished story of disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein and the sexual assault allegations against him that came to light in 2017. Post-screening conversation with director Ursula Macfarlane and subjects Hope D’Amore and Erika Rosenbaum.